please release a text version of lfs/blfs book

cedric cedric.de.wijs at softhome.net
Mon Jul 5 12:41:01 PDT 2004


On Monday 05 July 2004 06:28, The Old Fellow wrote:
> cedric wrote:
> > Hi all, Is it possible to release a text version of the (b)lfs book?
> > I find this a bit easyer than a html version, because this requires a
> > browser, witch i don't have at the start of the (re)build.
> >
> > Thanks in advance
> >
> > Cedric
>
> Cedric,
>
> This is easy to do yourself with lynx:
>
> 1) download the NO-CHUNKS version of the book from
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/downloads/stable/
>
> 2) run: lynx -dump file:/whatever > LFS-book.txt
>
> Hey presto, a text version.  For BLFS you'll need to generate the
> NO-CHUNKS version yourself as the webiste doesn't carry one, get the XML
> and use xsltproc to create it (with help, in necessary from someone who
> can remember how to do that!)

Thanks! i didn't know that was possible!
I'll try to get xsltproc running

Regards, cedric
btw, if somebody else does it i won't complain :)
Damn i'm lazy!

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